Architectural Record — “A Cluster of Elegant Residence Halls Strikes a High Note for the Neighborhood”

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November 1, 2016

Architectural Record reviews the Campus North Residential Commons at the University of Chicago.

“Creating welcoming links between a university and an adjacent neighborhood is always difficult. But when the site is a prominent corner bound by two streets of differing character at the edge of an historic campus, the challenge is even greater. Studio Gang rose to the occasion with a creative approach to context and a sure hand with forms and surfaces. The result is a stunningly beautiful residential complex, whose scale and siting are sensitive to its neighbors and whose underlying intelligence is well suited to a leading university.”

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